Avery Dennison Project Engineer in Greenfield, Indiana

Company Description

Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2017 were $6.6 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

Are you looking for a rewarding growth opportunity? Energized by the idea of working with a dynamic, safety-focused manufacturing team? Are you a leader that helps promote and build a positive working environment in which all employees are aligned, engaged and valued? Are you looking for a challenging role with a company that offers continued growth, development and long-term advancement? If so, this might be the position for you!

The Avery Dennison Label and Graphic Materials Group North America is looking for a Project Engineer to join our facility in Greenfield, IN. Our plant is a 300-person, 24/7, non-union facility that produces pressure sensitive labeling solutions for the health, hygiene, food and beverage space. We encourage you to check us out on our website at www.averydennison.com and learn about becoming a part of the exciting and innovative Avery Dennison team.

The primary responsibilities and essential functions of this position include:

  • Design, evaluate and modify complex mechanical and electromechanical devices or systems to continuously improve equipment reliability and efficiency

  • Perform developmental and/or test work which requires a comprehensive knowledge of mechanical engineering theory and design

  • Compile and evaluate design and test data to prepare technical specifications

  • Analyze, develop and recommend design approaches necessary to meet production requirements for new or improved products and/or processes.

  • Mentor maintenance and operations personnel

  • Develop and implement technical training

  • Participate in, lead and sponsor various task teams and Kaizen events

  • Represents the organization as a technical contact on contracts and projects. Interacts with external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations

Qualifications

Avery Dennison has a long history of being a market leader. Your history is important to us. It should include the following:

Education

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering (or Technology) required

Experience

  • Minimum 5 years experience in industrial manufacturing environments

  • Expertise in liquid piping systems at either equipment or facility level preferred

  • Project management experience with the ability to manage multiple projects varying in scope and complexity

  • Capital equipment purchasing experience preferred

  • Strong ability to troubleshoot equipment/process issues

  • Ability to apply extensive technical expertise, and have full knowledge of other related disciplines

  • Self-motivated with a continuous improvement focus

  • Green Belt Certification a plus

Additional Competencies Required

  • Possess well-developed communication, organizational and interpersonal skills

  • Must be proficient with CAD and have a good background in mechanical systems

  • Ability to read mechanical blueprints drawings and technical manuals

  • Must be knowledgeable in mechanical drafting documentation principles

  • Strong ability to interface effectively with cross-functional groups to define and execute overall requirements

IND123

Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled